Texas Atascosa County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Atascosa County, Texas. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Texas Atascosa County.

1. Library System CHARLOTTE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 77 Yule St, Charlotte, TX 78011
Phone Number: (830) 277-1212 Atascosa 5,879 8,608

2. Central Library CHARLOTTE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 77 Yule St, Charlotte, TX 78011
Phone Number: (830) 277-1212 Atascosa N/A N/A

3. Central Library JOURDANTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 1101 Campbell Ave, Jourdanton, TX 78026
Phone Number: (830) 769-3087 Atascosa N/A N/A

4. Library System JOURDANTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 1101 Campbell Ave, Jourdanton, TX 78026
Phone Number: (830) 769-3087 Atascosa 23,002 23,308

5. Library System LYTLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 19325 W Fm 2790 S, Lytle, TX 78052
Phone Number: (830) 709-4142 Atascosa 16,348 19,284

6. Central Library LYTLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 19325 W Fm 2790 S, Lytle, TX 78052
Phone Number: (830) 709-4142 Atascosa N/A N/A

7. Central Library PLEASANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 321 N Main St, Pleasanton, TX 78064
Phone Number: (830) 569-3622 Atascosa N/A N/A

8. Library System PLEASANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 321 N Main St, Pleasanton, TX 78064
Phone Number: (830) 569-3622 Atascosa 62,291 48,355

9. Library System POTEET PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 500 Avenue H, Poteet, TX 78065
Phone Number: (830) 742-8917 Atascosa 4,752 6,268

10. Central Library POTEET PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 500 Avenue H, Poteet, TX 78065
Phone Number: (830) 742-8917 Atascosa N/A N/A

Overview of Atascosa County, Texas

Atascosa County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 38,628. Its county seat is Jourdanton. Atascosa is named for the Atascosa River. (See List of Texas county name etymologies.)

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 3,200 km² (1,236 mi²). 3,191 km² (1,232 mi²) of it is land and 9 km² (3 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.28% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Bexar County (north)
  • Wilson County (northeast)
  • Karnes County (east)
  • Live Oak County (southeast)
  • McMullen County (south)
  • La Salle County (southwest)
  • Frio County (west)
  • Medina County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 38,628 people, 12,816 households, and 10,022 families residing in the county. The population density is 12/km² (31/mi²). There are 14,883 housing units at an average density of 5/km² (12/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 73.23% White, 0.60% Black or African American, 0.80% Native American, 0.31% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 21.53% from other races, and 3.47% from two or more races. 58.56% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 12,816 households out of which 41.70% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.30% are married couples living together, 13.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 21.80% are non-families. 18.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.70% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.99 and the average family size is 3.41.

In the county, the population is spread out with 31.70% under the age of 18, 8.90% from 18 to 24, 27.60% from 25 to 44, 21.00% from 45 to 64, and 10.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 32 years. For every 100 females there are 96.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $33,081, and the median income for a family is $37,705. Males have a median income of $27,702 versus $18,810 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,276. 20.20% of the population and 16.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 25.60% of those under the age of 18 and 21.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Charlotte
  • Christine
  • Jourdanton
  • Lytle
  • Pleasanton
  • Poteet